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. the -- linear. last thanksgiving. volunteers served omon 100,000 meals. go to ktvu.com to help support bay area holiday give aways. psychological down to the hot topics section and look for the link. >>> continuing coverage -- our janet life along the scene, just south of the cliff house, explained on you the spill hatched and explain at&t what the corrosion are looking how they're looking it up. >> this section of this great highway remains enclosed right now, but they hope to reopen it in the next hour. you see the crews out here, they say that they are almost finished pumping out the contaminated water but this beach will remain closed. clean-up corrosion shoveling sand and an empty shore are not not normally what you see at ocean beach on a sunny day. but contaminated water was released into the sand and into the ocean. >> we're sectioning off so that people don't get in contact with it, or have their dogs playing in it? >> reporter: they got a call about one apple this morning that a water had burst through a manhole cover, it flooded the part-time and the promede, and flowed into the ocea
're life in emeryville -- lou, ktvu news. >> we saw some people who had already been in line nearly 24- hours. they say they gape up thanksgiving day traditions for the chance to get a big screen tv at a rock-bottom price. >> this is definitely worth it, $299 for a 50-inch. >> this craft store, michaels opened at four. and workers at bay area walmart stores will express their frustrations with a walk-out. employees in richmond, fairfield and san jose stores are also planning a work stoppage tomorrow, walmart employees are not unionized and now a company's spokeswoman says the giant retailer offers benefits. >>> fire officials are looking for the cause of a fire that started at the hong kong hair and beauty center. based on the similar fire at this same location. investigators are calling this one armed blaze suspicious, there were no reports of any injuries. >>> there's new information tonight about a brazen shoot- out that started last night on edwards avenue. the bullet-ridden vehicles were abandoned right on the vehicle after being shot. >> we had some very good witnesses -- so we
this one will remind people to be extra cautious. robert honda, ktvu channel 2 news. >> the coast guard rescuers were called out on the bay today to help voters if distress. human and animal. the cabin cruiser started taking on water near the marina at 12:30 this afternoon. the people on board called 911. rescuers arrived to find a group of people along with a going, cat and snake. >> there were eight people on board. they all had personal flowtation devices on so they would have been safe enough in the cold water. it is pret calm conditions out here on the bay today, too. >> nobody was hurt. a broken dry shaft seal is being blamed for that problem. >>> now to oakland where the police are investigating the city's latest homicide that marked a grim milestone. emergency crews responded to a report of a shooting on willow street near 13th street and west oakland. they tell the oakland tribute a 48-year-old man was found shot to death. the authorities have not released his name. this is oakland's 111th homicide of the year, one more than last year's total. >>> and in san rafael, two men wer
alto, amber lee, ktvu news. >>> now amazingly no one was seriously hurt when this big rig jackknifed in berkeley. the crash caused a chain reaction accident involving at least four other vehicles and closed three lanes near ashby avenue for more than an hour. >>> there's word tonight that actor larry hagman died this afternoon in a hospital in dallas at the age of 81. hagman is probably best remembered at j.r. euwing. he recently sold off some of his dallas memorabilia. his family said he suffered complications from a recent battle of cancer. they also said he loved playing j.r. ewing and was so happy that he was back in the role again in an updated dallas showing. >>> the plane went down around 3:40 this afternoon about 4 miles from the community of san andres in calav era s county. the pilot was person s na has federal investigators are be looking into the cause of the accident. >>> in lake county, police in clear lake are asking the help of the public to find these two teenage girls. elwood and sarah beck were last seen at a taco bell on saturday. elwood is described as 145 blond
a week. jana katsuyama, ktvu news. >>> stay with ktvu channel 2 news we are monitoring conditions minute by minute with updates on air, online and through our mobile apps. >>> at 10:20, bill will be back with a more detailed look at tomorrow's forecast. plus at 10:45, the rush to prevent landslides in areas burned by wildfire last summer and bill's complete forecast with the latest computer models for the other storms that are lined up off the coast. >>> happening now, a student occupation of a building at uc berkeley has just come to an end. it started about 4:00 this afternoon when a half dozen protesters chained themselves inside a vacant campus building. eric rasmussen is live and tells us what brought this to a close about 25 minutes ago. >> reporter: they said they got some of their demands met. this plaza was filled with students all night tonight to support students who had chained themselves to the building by their neck. they told us they were prepared to stay there all night but they came out to cheers about 20 minutes ago. now one of the organizers of this protest told me thi
. >> reporter: he's due back in court on september 17th. david stevenson, ktvu news. >> a the search is on for two armed men who held up the joyeria on story road near king road about 10:15. police say the men walked into the store wearing masks and hooded sweatshirts. at some point, a man fired at the store owner, she returned fire, and then the owner chased the men from the store. >> well, we have officers looking for witnesses, others are searching for video, possibly helping us in the investigation and we also have officers canvassing the area looking for possible suspects. >> nobody was hurt, the investigators say that the men ran from the scene without taking anything. at this point police have not been able to find them. >>> a 14-year-old girl was struck by a pickup truck today while riding her bike at redwood city. the bike made a right turn from jefferson avenue to alameda, and the girl attended woodside high school and the accident is under investigation, and the driver is said to be cooperating with police. >>> new at 7:00, teachers are protesting a stolen contract negotia
, ktvu, channel 2 news. >>> firefighters in oakland are investigating the cause of a one alarm fire that damaged a home this evening. the flames broke out in a two story house in the 600 block of kenman road. the battalion chief told us it only took about 15 minutes to get the fire under control. he thinks the fire may have started on the first floor. no one was at home at the time. and there were no injuries. >>> we have new information tonight about an oakland man who fell to his death in an old water filled quarry while he was out looking for his cat in the pouring rain last night. ktvu's amber lee is live off of pleasant valley road, just off the rockridge shopping center, where she talked to the victim's neighbors. >> reporter: the victim lives in one of the townhomes on the ridge. neighborhoods tell us, barbed wire surrounds the quarry. it's worked well to keep people out of the quarry until last night. using a flashlight, he looked for his beloved cat off the edge of the quarry. harris only found his flashlight near the fence. >> you see that tree right there, that little sho
in any new delays for fresh crabs for at least a bean reporting live in san francisco, ktvu, channel 2 news. >>> public works crews around the bay area were busy prepare for the storm. in san francisco works clear storm describes prevent them from clogging. all crews will be on call tomorrow. in addition, sandbags being made available to residents. we spotted cruising some storm prep of their own. workers trim trees before the winds arrive. and raking up leaves to keep the gutters from clogging. and now in from our weather center. >> the storm is tracking towards the bay area it will arrive by tomorrow morning. it looks like a fairly fast storm but fairly furious. you can see we are mainly dry. if i back it up just a little bit the front is about 200 miles off shore and we are going to watch this really move in and as it roars through it's going to bring quarter to an inch of rain. big surf along with. possibility of a thunderstorm and wind advisory. we are talk 55-65 miles per hour and the timing on this system it looks like it's going to strike during the morning drive. i will pin po
the slow moving storm as it slides down from the santa rosa area. but first we go outdoors to ktvu's ken wayne in marin county and some of the problems refound. >> reporter: it's still raining in nevado and it seems any time there's wet weather and roadways that creates a dangerous combination, that was no exception tonight. this was the scene on highway 101 after a two car crash. one stunned driver was still trying to figure out what went wrong. >> i don't know how it happened. >> are you okay? >> yeah, i'm fine. >> you don't really look okay. >> as soon as i wash up i'll be fine. >> people in a hurry. not paying too much attention. >> we've been busy, we've got collision calls from various areas. but that's -- yeah part of the course considering the rain. >> reporter: drivers try to make their way home through the rain. it was a much more sedate scene in downtown petaluma and much different from tucson arizona. >> it's in the 80s and sunny out during the day and kind of chilly at night, it's very lovely there right now. >> and here you are in the rain. >> that's okay, i'm with my fami
that the stores are seeing chaos from earlier. jana katsuyama, ktvu, channel 2 news. >>> a mixup at sears in downtown had shoppers mad. an employee told those lined up at the front entrance that the limited door buster tickets were given out on the other side of thening. a sign was posted but shoppers complained it was difficult to read. it was for the later four a.m. opening. >>> there was tense moments at this k-mart store in south sacramento had the doors opened six a.m. one shopper threatened to stab others for pushing his family. shoppers lined up at two, many say there should be more security. no other incidents were report. >> the retail experts say online shopping may hurt black friday turnout. a new report by a dobe is predicting that cyber sales will go up 18% and hit two billion dollars that day. this as more and more traditional brick and mortar stores are putting deals online. >> brick and mortar stores are making it less chaotic. you might have a good deal if you had a football helmet and pads and some shoppers are turned off by that. >> amazon and other stores have begun on
tomorrow morning. i'm heather holmes, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> now to the south bay where authorities evacuated more than a dozen people after receiving reports of shortness of breath and skin irritation. this is developing news and matt keller has just learned within the hour what caused that strong odor that left so many people there feeling sick. >> reporter: monday night's are usually very busy at the club one here in the south san jose. but you can see there are very few cars or people here after an evacuation of woman's locker room. firefighters didn't take any chances inside using self- contained breathing apparatuses. personal trainer told me what happened right before they evacuated about 150 people from the building. >> one of my other clients came up to me and said, hey marlon there's something really strong in the bathroom. really strong and burning sensation, her eyes were burning and her -- she was coughing right after. >> reporter: a firefighter told me about 45 minutes ago that the odor was caused by eucalyptus room. the symptoms dissipate about an hour and a half. al
news coverage starts right now. this is the 10:00 news on ktvu channel 2. >> a south bay house party gets out of control with extra officers called in to help arrest dozens of people. good evening, i'm ken wayne. >> i'm maureen naylor, heather holmes is off tonight. >> we'll get to that story in a minute, but first we have developing news from the peninsula where a fatal accident involving a pedestrian is causing major traffic problems near the san francisco international airport. these are live pictures right now from news chopper 2. the accident happened about 8:45 tonight, but as you see 101 there is pretty much a parking lot with those red brake lights. the accident happened at the:45, northbound highway 101 at south airport boulevard. now the highway patrol issued a severe traffic alert. however, they are not releasing much information at this point, but you can see that that back- up goes for a while and you can see the airport to the right. right now officers are diverting traffic onto 380. drivers are advised to use alternate points. if you are heading to san francisco, you
fire. it's still no end to the violence. a former ktvu reporter right in the thick of things there. >>>> reporter: violence intense fied today. and the death toll continued to rice. in gaza officials say air strikes have killed 133 palestinians. suspected of collaborating with israel and in israel rocket strikes have now killed five people. the first israeli military fatality today an 18-year-old soldier. >> it's very difficult on a civilian population in particular. >> reporter: that's the backdrop for the difficult and delicate cease fire talks taking place in egypt. president obama reportly talked for the third time in 24 hours with egypt's president who's trying to broke a deal and secretary of state hillary clinton arrived in reist reel. >> advance the security and legitimate aspirations of israelis and palestinians palestinians alike. >> reporter: this afternoon i spoke with cnn correspondent who said people on both sides now want more than just a temporary cease fire. >> reporter: all of this talk that it's going to be this way or that and getting to that is a very difficult
: the way you can help is as simple as simple as dialing 911. in berkeley, i'm paul chambers, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> retailers are now reporting record sales for holiday shopping this weekend. according to the national retail federation, shopping is up 15% from last year. shoppers spent more an average of $124. being able to buy on thanksgiving day is now key. >> last year 24% of holiday shoppers that went out over the entire weekend were out on thanksgiving by midnight. i think the numbers are going to show that this year we did better than that. >> reporter: internet shopping broke a record as well. online sales on black friday topped $1 billion for the first time. that optimism extends for predictions for tomorrow, cyber monday. shoppers are expected to spend $1.5 million. besides the office computer for boosting online sales, the i -- tablets and smart phones are credited. >>> fog created a problem for travelers heading home. the airport's duty manager explained at one point there was a two hour delay for some passengers. >> we can have 60 aircraft arrive an hour without any problem. b
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